Bachelor Programs in Strategic Management

Compare 3 Bachelor Programs in Strategic Management

Strategic Management

As students leave secondary school, many will choose to continue their education in a bachelor’s degree program at accredited universities. These programs prepare students with three to four years of study in a specific area before entering the workforce or graduate studies.

What is a Bachelor in Strategic Management? This degree program typically equips students with business management and communications skills. Courses frequently include topics such as accounting, economics, brand management, research practices and related legal topics. Students may choose to specialize in topics related to marketing, entrepreneurship and product management. They may also have the opportunity to complete internships in the strategic management field.

After finishing their degree, students are usually prepared to enter the workforce with the competitive advantage of business knowledge. This generally leads to greater career options and a higher starting salary. Their skills in leadership, teamwork, research and market knowledge are highly transferable and desirable in many fields.

The cost of the degree may vary with specializations, university choice and type of study. Prospective students should thoroughly vet universities for costs and available financial support for students.

With an undergraduate degree, students have access to a number of entry-level positions in the various business niches. Strategic planning is a common field for graduates, as well as brand strategy. Graduates may act as product, account, marketing or brand managers, depending on their specializations and ideal careers. These positions are becoming more competitive, but students are prepared with strong foundations in strategic planning and management. In these entry-level posts, students may further develop their professional skills.

If you are looking to start your degree program, there may be many online programs available internationally. For those with hectic schedules or in a remote area, online course give the flexibility needed to complete higher education. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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BCom Hons in Strategic Management

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2  February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

Students should develop applied competencies and practical skills in the organisation, analysis, interpretation and application of basic and advanced strategic management principles. The student should be able to reflect on strategic managerial decisions and be able to assess the effect thereof in the holistic context of management as a practice. [+]

Students should develop applied competencies and practical skills in the organisation, analysis, interpretation and application of basic and advanced strategic management principles. The student should be able to reflect on strategic managerial decisions and be able to assess the effect thereof in the holistic context of management as a practice.

Admission requirements

A potential student should be in possession of a BCom or equivalent qualification on NQF Level 7 with Business Management as one of the core modules on NQF Level 7, with 65% average for majoy modules. The qualification of a potential student should also include at least 16 credits of Strategic Management on NQF Level 7.... [-]


BCom Strategic Brand Management Degree

Vega School of Brand Leadership
Campus Full time 3 years February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg Durban Cape Town Pretoria + 3 more

The BCom in Strategic Brand Management aims to develop graduates for positions in brand management and business in a range of industries, in both developed and developing markets. The programme is focused on the development of cohesive and innovative brand, business and management strategies. It explores the components of brand strategy and the systemic nature of logistics and multi-media channel strategy. Insight and skills are developed in financial analysis, evaluation of strategic brand building and management performance through appropriate metrics. [+]

BCom Strategic Brand Management Degree

The BCom in Strategic Brand Management aims to develop graduates for positions in brand management and business in a range of industries, in both developed and developing markets. The programme is focused on the development of cohesive and innovative brand, business and management strategies. It explores the components of brand strategy and the systemic nature of logistics and multi-media channel strategy. Insight and skills are developed in financial analysis, evaluation of strategic brand building and management performance through appropriate metrics. As part of the experiential component of the qualification, students work in multidisciplinary teams engaging in real-world brand challenges and undertake an internship in their final year. ... [-]


BCom Honours in Strategic Brand Management

Vega School of Brand Leadership
Campus Full time 1 year February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg Durban Cape Town Pretoria + 3 more

​​This honours programme investigates and applies strategic models and tools to the practice of innovative and cost-effective brand management, founded on robust financial and economic principles. Students are exposed to core components such as the financial management of a brand within prevailing economic conditions; brand and market analysis from a commercial perspective; the application of sustainable and ethical business and brand practice; the development of communication strategies in context of the competitive environment and internal realities; and the utilisation of metrics and models to assess brand performance and equity. [+]

BCom Honours in Strategic Brand Management

​​This honours programme investigates and applies strategic models and tools to the practice of innovative and cost-effective brand management, founded on robust financial and economic principles. Students are exposed to core components such as the financial management of a brand within prevailing economic conditions; brand and market analysis from a commercial perspective; the application of sustainable and ethical business and brand practice; the development of communication strategies in context of the competitive environment and internal realities; and the utilisation of metrics and models to assess brand performance and equity.

Modules Brand and Brand Building Research Methodology Financial, Economic & Legal Aspects for Strategic Brand Management Practice of Strategic Brand Management Strategic Brand Management & Leadership Career Opportunities ... [-]